The iGaming giant, Microgaming, together with Fortune Factory Studios is to release a new video slot called Showdown Saloon in December 2018.
It is the second collaborated slot game featuring Mystery Stacks just like its earlier counterpart, the Romanov Riches slot machine.
The Western-themed slot features cowboys, revolvers, playing cards and dice for symbols, as well as stacks of chips with magic symbols. The reels are set against the typical Old West town with wooden buildings and dusty roads.
Briefly about the Showdown Saloon slot:
- Layout: 5x3.
- Paylines: 15 Fixed.
- Volatility: High.
- RTP: 96%.
- Bonus features: Mystery Stacks, Re-Spins, Free Spins with Re-Spins.
- Special symbol: Wild.
- Languages: 26.
The Mystery Stacks feature works in the same way as in Romanov Riches. On each spin, a stack of Mystery Symbols will be replaced by one massive icon covering several reels. What is more – this symbol can also substitute the 2 leftmost Mystery Stacks, which gives a higher chance of big wins. The remaining stack of Mystery Symbols can cover for other symbols.
A full matching symbol set that lands on the reels 2 to 4 will trigger Re-Spin. If 2 or more identical symbols appear on the leftmost reels, they are locked, and the rest of the reels will be re-spined. If a player manages to match a full stack lock, it will award with Re-Spins.
To trigger Free Spins, the Free Spin symbols must be placed starting from the leftmost reel. 3 Stacks instantly activate 5 Free Spins and 1x total bet, 4 Scatters – 10 Free Spins 2x, 5 Scatters – 15 Free spins 3x.
The Free Spin symbols can also replace the Mystery Symbols. Wild substitutes for all symbols except Free Spin symbol.
Looks like Showdown Saloon will quickly become a popular online slot among the gamblers. If compare with Romanov Riches, the Wild West novelty, Showdown Saloon, provides players with higher volatility and an appealing Free Spins bonus feature with Re-Spins. Using all the potential of special symbols, you can win up to x1500 total bet.